Indonesia police say 1 officer killed in Papua mine attack

Indonesia police say 1 officer killed in Papua mine attack

Indonesian police say gunmen shot and killed a police officer in the latest suspected attack by separatists near a giant gold and copper mine in easternmost Papua.Papua police spokesman Ahmad Musthofa Kamal says another officer was wounded in the attack on a patrol near the mine owned by Phoenix, Arizona-based Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.Tensions in the region have flared in the past month. Members of the National Liberation Army of West Papua have declared an area near the mine a batt...